Labs at-a-Glance: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


Quick Facts

  • Location: Berkeley, California
  • 202 acres (leased) and 97 buildings
  • 3,395 Full Time Employees
  • 493 Students
  • 9,330 Facility Users
  • 1,524 Visiting Scientists

Core Capabilities

  • Particle Physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Accelerator Science and Technology
  • Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science
  • Chemical and Molecular Science
  • Biological Systems Science
  • Environmental Subsurface Science
  • Climate Change Science
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Advanced Computer Science, Visualization, and Data
  • Computational Science
  • Applied Nuclear Science and Technology
  • Applied Materials Science and Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Systems Engineering and Integration
  • Large Scale User Facilities / Advanced Instrumentation

Office of Science User Facilities

  • Advanced Light Source (ALS)
  • Molecular Foundry
  • Joint Genome Institute (JGI)
  • National Energy Research Computing Center (NERSC)
  • Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
  • National Center for Electron Microscopy (NCEM)
  • ARM Climate Research Facility

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory - FY2012 Funding by Source (Costs in $ million): ASCR, $89.8; BER, $140.1; BES, $167.4; FES, $5.1; HEP, $59.2; Other SC, $38.6; EERE, $64.3; NE, $3.1; NNSA, $7; Other DOE, $18; DHS, $5.1; WFO, $116.3.

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